Shawn McCormack currently serves as Chief Financial Officer for KIPP San Antonio Public Schools, where he manages the finance, accounting, compliance, and development functions. Shawn joined KIPP San Antonio in 2013 as the Director of Finance through the Broad Residency in Urban Education. Prior to joining KIPP, Shawn was an Education Pioneers graduate summer fellow with Uplift Education, a charter management organization in Dallas, where he helped identify and implement school operations best practices across Uplift’s network of schools. Shawn started his career in Boston, MA as a CPA with Pricewaterhouse Coopers performing audit and financial consulting services for investment management clients. He then became the Principal Accounting Manager for Peregrine Financial Corporation, a private wealth management firm, where he supported a diverse investment portfolio and managed the operations of several small businesses, including a non-profit foundation. Shawn graduated from Tulane University with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree in accounting, received a MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and holds a master’s degree in education leadership from the Broad Center for the Management of School Systems.